Matt C. wrote in asking about our rig. Well, up until yesterday, Rocky was a pretty standard Toyota Sienna, but with the help of Lisa’s folks, we built our bed platform and created window screens for the side windows. Tonight will be the first sleepy test run.
The wood was reclaimed from the old McNamara barn in Redfield, NY. Bob and Carolyn dismantled the barn last summer with the help of friends and family after tracking down its location. Thanks to sleuthing and luck (the barn was nearly demo’d two summers ago, but the contractor never showed and the current owner procrastinated), what was once part of Lisa’s great-great grandfather’s dairy barn now gets to tour the continent with us!
Here’s how it all happened:
We love our new setup — thanks Bob and Carolyn!